You can claim housing benefit and/or council tax support for a past period. This is called backdating.
To provide us with details of your income and expenditure and make an offer of payment. This form should be used if you have received a Magistrates...
There are lots of different ways you can pay your Council Tax each month but we recommend you do it via Direct Debit or online.
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If we pay you too much benefit, known as an overpayment, we will usually ask you to pay this back to us.
From 11 October 2017 Universal Credit is being rolled out across Doncaster and you may have to claim Universal Credit instead of Housing Benefit for help with your rent. You will still need to make a claim for Council Tax Support if you receive, or are making a claim for, Universal Credit. The amount of Housing Benefit, if you are still eligible to claim, and Council Tax Support we will pay you depends on your circumstances.
If you are having problems paying your council bills, you should let us know as soon as possible.
Council Tax assumes two adults (aged 18 and over) are living in your property but in some circumstances you may be entitled to a reduction.
To apply for a Council Tax reduction because someone in your household is a member of a religious community. Before applying, please check the...
To apply for a Council Tax reduction because you or someone in your household is a Youth Training Trainee. Please note: People on Employment...